Simon Phillips has recorded and performed with an unbelievable array of bands and artists. A partial list includes The Who, Mick Jagger, Tears for Fears, Toto, Roxy Music, Jeff Beck, Pete Townsend, Robert Palmer, and Stanley Clarke. He has a dazzling command of the drumset and has certainly established himself as some of the leading drummers in up to date music. For the first time on DVD, and remixed (by Simon himself!) in Dolby 5.1 surround, Simon Phillips: Complete includes Simon s groundbreaking videos Simon Phillips and Simon Phillips Returns on one disc. This DVD combines brilliant trio performances with concise and informative instructional segments. Simon demonstrates the drum patterns played in each and every song, first slowly and then up to the mark, and covers topics such as double bass drums, bass and snare drum tuning, hand/foot independence exercises, practice techniques, timekeeping, Ordinary-meters, and playing with a click. As well as, he performs two fantastic free form drum solos which incorporate the fiery technique and ambidexterity that he has grow to be known for. Also included is modern footage of Simon in the studio, explaining the concepts in the back of 5.1 surround and his own mixing process.
Combines Performances With Instructional Segments
Covers Tuning, Exercises And Techniques
Features Timekeeping, Ordinary-Meters And Playing With A Click Track
Includes Bonus Footage In The Studio
Includes Printable Segments